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Sears National Kids Cancer Ride

| September 23, 2014

Hartland, NB – These bikers are getting some much needed nourishment after riding their bikes all day. They are part of the Sears National Kids Cancer Ride. A ride across Canada to help bring awareness to and raise money for childhood cancer research. Event Organizer Mike Smith says awareness is easy with this much support, […]

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Nordic Trail Festival

| August 1, 2013

The 8th annual Nordic Trail Festival is returning with even more action than in previous years. Formerly called the Fat Tire Festival, this event is a celebration of community, trails, and lifestyle. “It’s grown and changed every year, this is by far our biggest year yet,” Event Director Michael Smith says. “So we’re pretty excited, […]

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Preview of the 2nd Annual Tri-Aroostook

| June 28, 2013

The sport of triathlon is making its way back to Presque Isle on June 29th, as more than 120 competitors will test their endurance and athleticism. News Source 8 sports reporter Jenna Callari has a preview of this year’s event.

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Ride Aroostook Prepares for Weekend

| August 10, 2012

Bikers are gearing up for a weekend long journey through Aroostook County’s most scenic areas. News Source 8 reporter Jenna Callari has a preview of Ride Aroostook… An event that has raised more than $16,000 for Type 1 diabetes.

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Local Athletes Tackle Triathlon

| July 2, 2012

Saturday¬†was a morning of swimming, biking and running as the 1st annual Tri Aroostook officially kicked off. Nearly 100 people competed either individually or as a relay team… Testing their athleticism and raising money for a good cause. News Source 8 sports reporter Jenna Callari has mroe.

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